23.1 - Winter/Spring 2011

Table of Contents

Authors in this issue: Augusto Di Stefano, Tomaz Salamun trans. with Anselm Hollo, Ed Skoog, Joe Hall, Jules Gibbs, Dorianne Laux, Dan Chelotti, andrew michael roberts, Lytton Smith, Joseph Chapman, Joshua Weiner, Geoffrey Nutter, Kiki Petrosino, Adam Day sits down with Mark Strand, and Josh Weil, A conversation between Nick Flynn, Brenda Hillman, Fred Marchant, Dinaw Mengestu, Fiona Maazel, A. E. Stallings, Sarah Shun-lien Bynum, Laurie Ann Cedilnik interviews Bret Anthony Johnston, Rattawut Lapcharoensap, Laura Mullen, and Patricia Smith, From a Strange Country of Static, The Young and the Shiftless, Manic Journeys, Lizzie Brock, Marina Zurkow, Zolofty Heights, Subtle Anomalies at Play, Caleb Powell interviews David Shields, Erin Namekawa, Pleasures of Other People's Sadness, Sean Bishop, Reese Okyong Kwon, Benjamin Percy, Thomas Hummel, Michael Derrick Hudson, Andrew Joron, Kyle Minor, Patricia Lockwood, Christian Hawkey, Ely Shipley, Molly Dorozenski, Malachi Black, A.B. Gorham, Jennifer Grotz, y madrone, Traci Matlock, Molly Giles, Anne Marie Rooney, Melissa Pritchard, Zach Savich, Jody Rambo, Sara Batkie, Carey McHugh, Joyelle McSweeney, Judith Kroll, Gillian Parrish, Jack Boettcher,

Fiction

Cleavage

Sara Batkie

Fiction

Mother Knows

Lizzie Brock

Fiction

These Are Mysteries

Sarah Shun-lien Bynum

Fiction

Wild Things

Reese Okyong Kwon

Fiction

The Cold Boy

Benjamin Percy

Fiction

Watanya Cicilia

Melissa Pritchard

Non-Fiction

Nobody's Friend

Molly Giles

Non-Fiction

Happy Families

Judith Kroll

Non-Fiction

On Beards

Ely Shipley

Poetry

As a Draft

Malachi Black

Poetry

A Segment of Irradiated Mangosteen

Jack Boettcher

Poetry

Interior Sci-Fi

Joseph Chapman

Poetry

Interior Noir

Joseph Chapman

Poetry

To My Cat

Dan Chelotti

Poetry

Corpus Colossum

Dan Chelotti

Poetry

Trust Me, I Have Been Made Aware ...

Molly Dorozenski

Poetry

Your Old Animal

Jules Gibbs

Poetry

Ward

Jules Gibbs

Poetry

Mistral

Jennifer Grotz

Poetry

1.16 At Colby's Farm

Joe Hall

Poetry

2.8

Joe Hall

Poetry

a highway moves in two directions

Christian Hawkey

Poetry

Feeling Sorry for Myself ...

Michael Derrick Hudson

Poetry

Low Law

Andrew Joron

Poetry

Home Movies

Dorianne Laux

Poetry

That Bullfight in the Forehead ...

Patricia Lockwood

Poetry

Open Brackets Closed Brackets

Carey McHugh

Poetry

Charisma

Joyelle McSweeney

Poetry

Mother's Day

Geoffrey Nutter

Poetry

The Real World and the Dream World

Geoffrey Nutter

Poetry

Super Milk Flavor

Kiki Petrosino

Poetry

a few questions for mercury

andrew michael roberts

Poetry

here with my hatchet and a severed head

andrew michael roberts

Poetry

Flower sonnet

Anne Marie Rooney

Poetry

what do you like most in your life

Tomaz Salamun trans. with Anselm Hollo

Poetry

sons of good families, cut horses to crumbs

Tomaz Salamun trans. with Anselm Hollo

Poetry

devils are of glass.

Tomaz Salamun trans. with Anselm Hollo

Poetry

Anger is not late

Tomaz Salamun trans. with Anselm Hollo

Poetry

Transposition

Lytton Smith

Poetry

All Hallows

A. E. Stallings

Poetry

Incompletes

Joshua Weiner

Poetry

Riddle

Joshua Weiner

Interviews

5 under 35

Laurie Ann Cedilnik interviews Bret Anthony Johnston, Rattawut Lapcharoensap, Fiona Maazel, Dinaw Mengestu, and Josh Weil

Interviews

Withholding Reality

Adam Day sits down with Mark Strand

Interviews

The Way We Learn to Look

A conversation between Nick Flynn, Brenda Hillman, Dorianne Laux, Fred Marchant, Laura Mullen, and Patricia Smith

Interviews

Bandied About from Both Sides

Caleb Powell interviews David Shields

Editor's Note

Jason Koo's Man on Extremely Small Island

Pleasures of Other People's Sadness

Editor's Note

Amit Majmudar's 0 degrees, 0 degrees

Subtle Anomalies at Play

Editor's Note

Matthew Roberson's Impotent

Zolofty Heights

Editor's Note

Justin Taylor's Everything Here is the Best…

The Young and the Shiftless

Editor's Note

Allison Titus's Sum of Every Lost Ship

From a Strange Country of Static

Editor's Note

Theodore Worozbyt's Letters of Transit

Manic Journeys

Fiction

Newly Launched Boat Model Two

Augusto Di Stefano

Fiction

Dialogue Model Two

Augusto Di Stefano

Fiction

Plan and Options

Augusto Di Stefano

Fiction

Plan: Tomorrow Model One

Augusto Di Stefano

Fiction

Pending Title

Augusto Di Stefano

Fiction

Source

Augusto Di Stefano